Goldberg Segalla LLP is pleased to announce Heather K. Zimmerman has joined the law firm as an associate in its Syracuse office. Heather is a member of the firm’s Product Liability Practice Group. She previously practiced at Hodgson Russ LLP in Buffalo and briefly at Smith, Sovik, Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C. in Syracuse before joining Goldberg Segalla.
Heather focuses her practice on general defense and product liability litigation. She has handled the defense of civil litigation matters including motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, construction and labor law, toxic torts, professional and medical malpractice, and workers’ compensation claims. She has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in civil litigation from initial case development and investigation through trial and appeals.
Heather received her B.A., magna cum laude, from the State University of New York at Binghamton, and her J.D., cum laude, from University of Notre Dame Law School. At SUNY Binghamton, she was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and the Golden Key Honor Society, and at Notre Dame she was article editor of the Notre Dame Law Review.